Diether Ocampo

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Diether Ocampo
Born Diether Ocampo
(1974-07-19) July 19, 1974 (age 40)
Bacoor, Cavite, Philippines
Occupation Actor, model
Years active 1994–present
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)

Diether Ocampo (born July 19, 1974) [1][2] is a Filipino actor, singer and model.


Ocampo was born in Aniban, Bacoor, Cavite on July 19, 1974.

Ocampo's elementary education and high school were spent in Bacoor, Cavite and he attended his college education in De La Salle University-Dasmarinas. He has German and Chinese ancestry.[3] He started out as a dancer in a local escort service pub in Quezon City before being discovered by ABS-CBN in the mid-nineties. ].

He is part of the band Blow, where he is known as “Capt. Mongrel”. In 2001, Diether was executive producer for The Pin-Ups debut album Hello Pain that enabled the band to get signed to a U.S. label, making them the first Philippine-based band to be signed to a U.S. label.[4]

In 2007, Ocampo starred in an anti-zoo ad for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA)-Asia Pacific.[5]

Ocampo started with ABS-CBN Network and being managed by Star Magic headed by Mr. Johnny Manahan. He auditioned for ABS-CBN's talent search in 1995. A year and a half later, he became one of the members of Star Circle Batch II. His first movie appearance was in the movie adaptation of teen program Ang TV.

Presently he is also active in charitable works through his K.I.D.S. (Kabataan Inyong Dapat Suportahan) Foundation to help under privileged children of Metro Manila.[6]

Ocampo has Retired from Primetime Bida Shows.



Year Title Role Network
2013 Apoy Sa Dagat Anton Lamayre ABS-CBN
2012 Maalaala Mo Kaya: Singsing Joel Villanueva
2011 Gandang Gabi, Vice! Himself
2011 Guns and Roses Marcus Aguilar
2010–2011 Sabel Frederico "Eric" Zaragosa
2010 Your Song: Gimik 2010 Gregorio "Gary" Ballesteros
2010 Rubi Hector Ferrer[7]
2009 Maalaala Mo Kaya: Lambat Mang Piyo
2009 Only You Jonathan Sembrano
2008 Maalaala Mo Kaya: Robot Alex
2008 Iisa Pa Lamang Miguel Castillejos
2008 Sineserye Presents: Maligno Hector Salcedo
2008 Lobo Lorenzo Blancaflor
2007 Princess Sarah Master Brandon Crissford
2007 Margarita Bernard Beltran
2007 Maalaala Mo Kaya: Blue Rose Lester
2007 Rounin Master Cadmus
2007 Sineserye Presents: Palimos ng Pag-ibig Rodel Alcaraz
2007 Love Spell: Click na Click Josh Velasco
2006 Star Magic Presents: The Game of Love Gary
2006 Komiks: Bahay ng Lagim
2006 Star Magic Presents: Windows to the Heart Dennis
2006 Komiks: Bampy Pido
2005 Ikaw Ang Lahat Sa Akin Ivan Ynares
2005 Bora: Sons of the Beach Ditoy
2005 'Til Death Do Us Part Manuel
2004 Marina Prinsipe Lirio
2003–2004 Sana'y Wala Nang Wakas Leonardo Madrigal
Buttercup Winston Go
2001 Recuerdo de Amor Paulo Jose Villafuerte
1999–2001 Saan Ka Man Naroroon Bart
1997 !Oka Tokat Benjamin "Benj" Catacutan
1997–1999 Mula Sa Puso Michael Miranda
1996–1999 Super Laff-In Host / Himself
Gimik Gary Ballesteros
1995–2005 ASAP Host / Himself


Year Title Role Film Production
2012 24/7 in Love Ken Ramirez Star Cinema
2011 Rockenrol Jacci Rocca Furball Inc., Revolver Films, Rost Manila[8]
2010 Dalaw Anton CineMedia, Star Cinema (distributor)
Slow Fade Darius Cinemabuhay[9]
Sa 'Yo Lamang Paul Star Cinema
Mamarazzi Carlo Regal Entertainment, Inc.
2005 Nasaan Ka Man Ito Star Cinema
2004 Bcuz of U RJ
Volta Atty. Lloyd Falcon
2002 Bahid Rodney Regal Entertainment, Inc.
Jologs Mando Star Cinema
2001 Ano Bang Meron Ka? Edward Regal Entertainment, Inc.
La Vida Rosa Dado Star Cinema
2000 Gusto Ko Ng Lumigaya Leo Viva Films
Bukas Na Lang Kita Mamahalin Jimboy
1999 Soltera Eric Star Cinema
Gimik: The Reunion Gary Ballesteros
Mula Sa Puso: The Movie Michael Miranda
Bakit Pa? Joseph Regal Entertainment, Inc.
1998 Magandang Hatinggabi Louie Star Cinema
Dahil Mahal Na Mahal Kita Ryan
1997 Calvento Files: The Movie Rodolfo (segment "Balintuwad")
1996 Ang TV: The Movie (The Adarna Adventure) Prinsipe Bryan/Morion

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Movie/TV Show Category Organization
2013 First Gintong Palad Public Service Awards Service Awardee Movie Writers Welfare Foundation
2013 15 Hottest Leading Men 15 Hottest Leading Men Awardee Metro’s Celebrity 2013
2012 Star Magic Ball 2012 Star Magic Icons Award Star Magic
2011 Star Magic Ball 2011 Star Magic Most Stylish Male Star Magic
2011 Hottest Male Stars 2011 Yahoo OMG Awards
2010 Philippine Walk of Fame Walk of Fame Awardee Mowell Foundland Foundation
2010 Organizer of K.I.D.S. Foundation Dangal ng PASADO (PASADO Lifetime Award) 12th Pampelikulang Samahan ng mga Dalubguro (PASADO) Awards[10][11]
2009 Maalaala Mo Kaya
Episode: "Lambat"
Nominated: Best Single Performance by an Actor 23rd PMPC Star Awards for Television[12]
2009 Iisa Pa Lamang Nominated: Best Drama Actor 23rd PMPC Star Awards for Television[13]
2008 Organizer of K.I.D.S. Foundation Metro Him Awardee Metro Him Awardee 2008
2007 Sineserye Presents: Palimos ng Pag-ibig Nominated: Best Drama Actor 21st PMPC Star Awards for Television[14]
2006 Ikaw Ang Lahat Sa Akin Winner: Best Drama Actor 20th PMPC Star Awards for Television[15]
Nasaan Ka Man Winner: Best Supporting Actor Gawad Tanglaw[16]
Nasaan Ka Man Nominated: Best Performance by Male or Female,
Adult or Child, Individual or Ensemble
in Leading or Supporting Role
Young Critics Circle (Philippines)
Nasaan Ka Man Nominated: Best Supporting Actor 8th Pampelikulang Samahan ng mga Dalubguro (PASADO) Awards
2004 Sana'y Wala Nang Wakas Winner: Best Drama Actor Gawad America Awards[15]
2004 Sana'y Wala Nang Wakas Winner: Best Drama Actor 18th PMPC Star Awards for Television[15]
2002 La Vida Rosa Nominated: Best Actor 25th Manunuri ng Pelikulang Pilipino Gawad Urian[17]
La Vida Rosa Nominated: Best Actor 20th Film Academy of the Philippines (FAP) Luna Awards[18]
The Hunks Most Promising Group (The Hunks) Guillermo Memorial Mendoza Scholarship Foundation
1999 Brightest Star of 1999 (14) Movie Magazine: Brightest Star of 1999
Outstanding Filipino Achiever for Business and Industry Philippine Bantayog Jaycees[19]

100 Sexiest Men in the Philippines

  • 2013: 40 – Diether Ocampo
  • 2012: 40 – DIETHER OCAMPO
  • 2011: 10 – Diether Ocamp
  • 2010: 15 – Diether Ocamp
  • 2009: 25 – Diether Ocampo
  • 2008: 25 – Diether Ocampo


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